2 Maritime Archaeologists needed

3 year position for two maritime archaeologists in Olso at the Norwegian Maritime Museum using FARO arms and Rhino 3D software to record shiptimbers from the 15 shipwrecks found during construction. No prior training in these technologies is required.

The tasks will be largely digital documentation and interpretation of shiptimbers. Work involves the use of 3D digitizing tools (FARO-arm) and related software, and digital photography. It is desirable to education corresponding master / degree in archeology and the knowledge of
boat / ship technology. Applicants should have good basic skills in using computers and digital tools. Training will be given in the documentation methodology used for the NMM. Applicants should also have good cooperation skills and like working in teams.

Positions as research assistants (code 1019/1020) paid by agreement in accordance with Government pay plan system. Former practices are credited under current rules. The salary of 2% statutory contributions to the pension plan in Storebrand.

Further information about the positions can be obtained by the project manager for Barcodeprosjektet Jostein Gundersen (tel 99747484, jostein.gundersen@marmuseum.no), head of the documentation unit Tori Falck (tel 90658301, tori.falck@marmuseum.no), or department manager Frode Kvalø (tel 40034856, frode.kvalo@ marmuseum.no).

Simple application with CV, certificates, testimonials and a list of published and unpublished academic works submitted by 14 April 2010 rates. e-mail to tori.falck@marmuseum.no

Deadline: 14.4.2010.

I would like to announce that we are in the need of two more archaeologists in our documentation workshop. The announcement is in Norwegian, but in short the jobs are connected to the Barcode project, and the digital documentation of the 15 boats from late 16th century. The occupation is for 3 years. If you have questions, don’t hesitate to contact me, or if you know someone this could be interesting to, please pass it on. We need the application by 14th of April, so it’s a bit short notice.  

Best wishes,


 Tori Falck


Arkeologisk avdeling, dokumentasjon

 Tlf: +47 90 65 83 01

e-post: tori.falck@marmuseum.no

 Norsk Maritimt Museum/ Norwegian Maritime Museum